[wpe-webkit] WPE WebKit 2.25.1 released!

Adrian Perez de Castro aperez at igalia.com
Tue Jun 18 14:47:27 PDT 2019

WPE WebKit 2.25.1 is available for download at:

https://wpewebkit.org/releases/wpewebkit-2.25.1.tar.xz (17.2MB)
   md5sum: 380378f96d9f827ecb3b2f9f31fa7ba3
   sha1sum: d8bfdc420ff27638578b382fa9d77b2b1dea897f
   sha256sum: 0ea209c7bfaec5c7fd7e731ff86a4db805db8c8306da1e20259b41eab39c41ee

This is the first development release leading toward 2.26 series.

What's new in the WPE WebKit 2.25.1 release?

  - Enable process switch on cross site navigation.
  - Fix rendering artifacts in youtube volume button.
  - Fix trapezoid artifact in github comment box.
  - Enable hyperlink auditing setting by default.
  - Fix HLS streams being slow to start.
  - Add support for subprocess sandboxing.
  - Add API to get the web process unique identifier of a WebKitFrame.
  - Add WebKitWebPage::did-associate-form-controls-for-frame signal and deprecate did-associate-form-controls.
  - Implement AtkComponentIface scroll_to methods.
  - Fix touch capabilities detection for websites checking touch events properties present in window or pointer media queries.
  - Fix several crashes and rendering issues.

What is WPE WebKit?

WPE WebKit is an embeddable port of the WebKit rendering engine.
Offering WebKit's full functionality through a set of GObject-based
APIs, it is suitable for projects requiring any kind of web
integration, from hybrid HTML/CSS applications to full-fledged web

More information

If you want to know more about the project or get in touch with us
you may:

- Visit our website at https://wpewebkit.org, or the upstream
  site at https://www.webkit.org. People interested in contributing
  should read: https://www.webkit.org/coding/contributing.html.

- Browse the bug list at https://bugs.webkit.org, WPE WebKit bugs are
  typically prefixed by "[WPE]." A bug report with a minimal,
  reproducible test case is often just as valuable as a patch.

- Join the #webkit IRC channel at irc.freenode.net.

- Subscribe to the WPE WebKit mailing list,
  https://lists.webkit.org/mailman/listinfo/webkit-wpe, or the
  WebKit development mailing list,


Thanks to all the contributors who made possible this release, they
are far too many to list!

The WPE WebKit team,
June 19, 2019

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